reading level http://kalw.org en Bay Area organization gets readers across the country up to speed http://kalw.org/post/bay-area-organization-gets-readers-across-country-speed <p>This week, the California Department of Education gave us some grim news: according to its <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/05/school-districts-bankruptcy.html">biannual report</a> on the financial health of the state&rsquo;s school systems, nearly one-fifth of school districts in the state <a href="http://www.contracostatimes.com/california/ci_20683990/record-number-school-districts-financial-trouble">face bankruptcy</a>, and that includes six Bay Area districts &ndash; four in Santa Clara County and two in San Mateo County.</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 21:44:43 +0000 Ninna Gaensler-Debs 11165 at http://kalw.org Bay Area organization gets readers across the country up to speed